Abigail Dillen, Vice President of Litigation for Climate and Energy, Earthjustice: "[Kavanaugh] is a thought leader in deregulation."
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Raul Garcia, Senior Legislative Counsel, Earthjustice: “[The month-long commenting process] is the latest in a long line of this administration’s efforts to silence public opinion and hinder democracy.”
VP of Litigation Patrice Simms speaks in Washington, D.C.
Abigail Dillen, VP of Litigation for Climate & Energy, Earthjustice: “In Justice Kennedy we did not have an environmental champion but we had a pragmatic conservative who in critical instances recognized that conservative ideology was out of step with the values of most people in the United States. He softened the hardest line, and the hope was that his pragmatism would help the Court productively grapple with the existential issue of climate change.”
Patrice Simms, Vice President of Litigation, Washington, D.C.: "Our clients are community groups, farmworker communities, other nonprofit environmental and public-health organizations, scientists — and we will continue to hold the government accountable to the law."
Adrian Martinez, Attorney, Earthjustice: “It is going to take some work to fix the significant amount of problems that were identified ... They’ll need to take a fresh look at the project.”